Primary Pollutant

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Air Quality in Shanghai, China

Real-time Air Quality Index (AQI) & air pollution level

Last Update: 27 Jan 2022, 06:05am

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Comparative Exposure with Shanghai

24 hrs avg AQI

Shanghai

China
108

Major Air Pollutants

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Shanghai pm2.5 icon
38 (PM2.5)
Shanghai pm10 icon
43 (PM10)
Shanghai sulphur dioxide icon
1 (SO2)
Shanghai carbon monoxide icon
1 (CO)
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35 (Ozone)
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10 (NO2)
Current Air Pollution Level in Shanghai
CITIES Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Pudong POOR 112 112 67 40 43 7 92
Shanghai POOR 107 107 63 38 43 7 92

Weather Conditions in Shanghai

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What are the weather and climatic conditions in Shanghai?
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Local Time

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Sunrise
Sunset
06:26 AM
06:26 PM
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Wind speed

33 km/h

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UV Index

16

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Pressure

800 mb


Health Advice For Shanghai

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How to protect yourself from air pollution around Shanghai, China?
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Wear Mask

Required
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Stay Indoor

Required
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Windows

Close Door
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Use Purifier

Required
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Family

Avoid Outdoor

Shanghai Air Quality Forecast



Day

AQI

Weather

Temp.

Today

134

AQI

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Friday

134

AQI

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Saturday

134

AQI

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Sunday

134

AQI

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Monday

134

AQI

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Tuesday

134

AQI

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Wednesday

134

AQI

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Current AQI in Metro Cities of China
38
73
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
19˚C / 92%
42
68
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
17˚C / 93%
34
69
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
7˚C / 75%
62
106
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
18˚C / 93%
74
108
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
-13˚C / 75%
24
55
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
-5˚C / 46%
63
107
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
7˚C / 92%

Historic Air Quality Graph of Shanghai

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Best

Oct 1, 2020

Worst

Oct 1, 2020

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Comparative Exposure with Shanghai

24 hrs avg AQI

Shanghai

China
108


FAQs of Shanghai's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


Quick answers to some commonly asked questions about the air pollution of Shanghai.


The real-time AQI in Shanghai is 108 (POOR) now. This was last updated 2 hours ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 at Shanghai is 38 (µg/m³). The World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends 25 µg/m³ as the threshold concentration of PM2.5. Currently, the concentration is 1.52 times the recommended limit.

Generally, the air quality at Shanghai starts deteriorating in late October. The winters are the worst-hit season in terms of air pollution.

You should wear a good N95 mask when you go outdoor in Shanghai until the AQI is improving upto moderate range.

Office going people should avoid personal vehicles and use public transportations or carpooling.

(i) The primary causes of outdoor air pollution are solid, liquid particles called aerosols & gase from vehicles emissions, construction activities, factories, burning stubble & fossil fuels and wildfire, etc.

(ii) Main causes of indoor air pollution are harmful gases from cooking fuels (such as wood, crop wastes, charcoal, coal and dung), damp, mould smoke, chemicals from cleaning materials, etc.

Indoor air pollution in Shanghai is as dangerous as outdoor pollution, because the air pollutants come inside the houses or buildings through doors, windows and ventilation.

In Shanghai, you must use an air purifier or fresh air machine at home or office indoor and close all the doors, windows and ventilations when the outdoor air quality index (aqi) in Shanghai is very high. Proper ventilation is highly recommended only when outdoor air quality is improving and moderate AQI range.

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